Subject matter expertise

A subject matter expert is a person who possesses a high level of expertise, knowledge, or skill in a particular area.

Effective instructors are not only knowledgeable about paramotoring and aviation, but they are also knowledgeable about teaching. Effective instructors also have a sincere interest in learning and professional growth.

Become a subject matter expert by doing the following:

  • Stay up to date on industry trends and news.
  • Read magazine articles (USPPA, XC Magazine, USHPA, etc).
  • Watch YouTube videos and other online resources.
  • Attend workshops, seminars, and fly-ins.